Definition of conjugal adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈkɒndʒəɡl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːndʒəɡl//
[only before noun] (formal) Marriage
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connected with marriage and the sexual relationship between a husband and wife conjugal love prisoners who are permitted conjugal visitsconjugal visit See related entries: Marriage Word Originearly 16th cent.: from Latin conjugalis, from conjux, conjug- ‘spouse’, from con- ‘together’+ jugum ‘a yoke’.
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